From Ellis Island to JFK : New York's two great waves of immigration
|Format:||Print Book 2000|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Two great waves of immigration -- one at the start of the twentieth century and another in its final decades -- transformed the history and personality of New York City. This book, the first in-depth comparison of New York's two most recent immigration eras, reassesses the myths that surround both sets of immigrants.
-- New York (State)
-- New York
New York (N.Y.) -- Emigration and immigration -- History.
|Publisher|| New Haven [Conn.] : New York :Yale University Press ;2000
Russell Sage Foundation,
x, 334 pages ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-322) and index.
|ISBN||0300082266 (alk. paper)